Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Central St Leonards, Hastings

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Central St Leonards, Hastings, East Sussex

We have used the 6 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Central St Leonards, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Hastings. We have combined these statitics into an English ward level, as most people are familiar with this geospacial area in their town or city. Here are those 6 marked on a map:

Each area has its own decile score. This is where each LSOA in England is ranked according to the level of deprivation and split into 10 equal groups. A decile score of 1 means the area is in the top 10% of deprived areas, 2 is equal to the top 20% and so forth. To simply these scores and apply them to a ward, we have created the iLiveHere rating. This takes the average decile score of all the LSOAs in a ward and converts that into a rating out of 10, where 1 is the best and 10 is the worst. We have then used to traffic light colour system as an at-a-glance reference. As you scroll down this page, the more red ratings you see, the more deprived Central St Leonards is. Indices of Deprivation statistics and are broken down into domains of deprivation or more simply, categories. These category scores are combined using a percentage weighting to give a an LSOA its final indices of deprivation score, decile and rank:

  • Income Deprivation (22.5%)
  • Employment Deprivation (22.5%)
  • Education, Skills and Training Deprivation (13.5%)
  • Health Deprivation and Disability (13.5%)
  • Crime (9.3%)
  • Barriers to Housing and Services (9.3%)
  • Living Environment Deprivation (9.3%)
Below we have split the Living Environment Deprivation category into its sub-categories. We think having individual iLiveHere ratings for Inside Environment and Outside Environment provides a better insight to the housing quality and outside space in Central St Leonards. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Central St Leonards

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Central St Leonards. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Hastings.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Hastings 011B 63.525 626/32,844 1
Hastings 011A 62.478 706/32,844 1
Hastings 011C 47.566 2558/32,844 1
Hastings 011D 45.007 3059/32,844 1
Hastings 010B 37.928 4893/32,844 2
Hastings 010A 26.448 9909/32,844 4

Income Deprivation in Central St Leonards

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Central St Leonards. The definition of low income the government uses to compile these statistics includes those who are out-of-work (for any reason, not just unemployment) and those that are in work but satisfy the IMD means tests. In the real world, this means they may qualify for means tested benefits such as Universal Credit or legacy benefits such as Working Tax Credits. You should not to assume that this rating is an indicator of overall poverty in this ward.
LSOA Name Income Score Income Rank (England) Income Decile
Hastings 011A 0.379 609/32,844 1
Hastings 011B 0.37 715/32,844 1
Hastings 011C 0.274 3057/32,844 1
Hastings 011D 0.256 3757/32,844 2
Hastings 010B 0.221 5473/32,844 2
Hastings 010A 0.177 8289/32,844 3

Employment Deprivation in Central St Leonards

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Central St Leonards who are excluded from the jobs market. These are people who are involuntarily deprived of work. The IMD domains include people who are unemployment, those who are sick or disabled, and carers. Since the government no longer publishes percentage figures for unemployment after the introduction of Universal Credit, his is now the only reliable indictor of joblessness in this ward. The higher the iLiveHere rating, the harder it could be to get work.
LSOA Name Employment Score Employment Rank (England) Employment Decile
Hastings 011A 0.307 396/32,844 1
Hastings 011B 0.247 1373/32,844 1
Hastings 011D 0.193 3507/32,844 2
Hastings 011C 0.193 3511/32,844 2
Hastings 010B 0.176 4590/32,844 2
Hastings 010A 0.127 8871/32,844 3

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Central St Leonards

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Central St Leonards population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (8028/32,844) in Central St Leonards is less than the adult average rank (11481/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Hastings 011B 54.174 2533/32,844 1
Hastings 011A 42.452 4769/32,844 2
Hastings 011C 41.849 4915/32,844 2
Hastings 011D 23.382 11686/32,844 4
Hastings 010A 21.863 12628/32,844 4
Hastings 010B 13.768 18357/32,844 6

Health Deprivation and Disability in Central St Leonards

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is indictor of the risk of dying prematurely or having your quality of life impaired through poor physical or mental health in Central St Leonards. The IMD domain measures morbidity, disability and premature mortality. However, it does not take into consideration but personal behaviour or environmental factors that may be predictive of future health problems. See Outdoor Deprivation for depivation that includes environmental factors such as local pullution levels.
LSOA Name Health Score Health Rank (England) Health Decile
Hastings 011B 2.019 328/32,844 1
Hastings 011A 1.67 935/32,844 1
Hastings 010B 1.082 3660/32,844 2
Hastings 011C 1.058 3814/32,844 2
Hastings 011D 0.741 6451/32,844 2
Hastings 010A 0.536 8675/32,844 3

Crime Deprivation in Central St Leonards

Very Bad
iLivehere Rating 9/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Central St Leonards. In policing statistics, this is known as 'street level crime' and includes offences such as robbery, burglary and other personal violent crime.
LSOA Name Crime Score Crime Rank (England) Crime Decile
Hastings 011C 1.497 1074/32,844 1
Hastings 011B 1.363 1494/32,844 1
Hastings 011D 1.112 2722/32,844 1
Hastings 011A 0.693 6584/32,844 3
Hastings 010B 0.643 7168/32,844 3
Hastings 010A 0.477 9393/32,844 3

There were 617 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Central St Leonards in July 2021

Barriers to Housing and Services in Central St Leonards

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Central St Leonards. I bad rating in an urban area indicates how unaffordable the housing could be. A bad rating in a rural area is an indicator of the absense of local services.
LSOA Name Barriers Score Barriers Rank (England) Barriers Decile
Hastings 010B 38.67 2595/32,844 1
Hastings 011D 30.346 6724/32,844 3
Hastings 010A 29.905 7034/32,844 3
Hastings 011B 26.904 9362/32,844 3
Hastings 011C 26.237 9954/32,844 4
Hastings 011A 25.146 10961/32,844 4

Inside Environment Deprivation in Central St Leonards

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Central St Leonards. A bad rating in an equally income deprived ward, could be because of poorly maintained rented accomodation. A bad rating in a non income deprived area, could be because the small size of housing in relation to costs.
LSOA Name Inside Score Inside Rank (England) Inside Decile
Hastings 011D 1.756 510/32,844 1
Hastings 011A 1.134 2873/32,844 1
Hastings 011C 0.952 4229/32,844 2
Hastings 011B 0.844 5208/32,844 2
Hastings 010B 0.787 5816/32,844 2
Hastings 010A -1.269 30643/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Central St Leonards

Above Average
iLivehere Rating 4/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Central St Leonards. The IMD domains measure the air quality and the rate of road traffic accidents in each LSOA.
LSOA Name Outside Score Outside (England) Outside Decile
Hastings 011C 0.075 14088/32,844 5
Hastings 011B -0.109 17156/32,844 6
Hastings 011A -0.244 19380/32,844 6
Hastings 010B -0.337 20975/32,844 7
Hastings 010A -0.376 21643/32,844 7
Hastings 011D -0.446 22720/32,844 7

Disclaimer: Although every care has been taken to make sure there are no mistakes in the data presented on this page, you should verify these figures with the official data source.

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